|Document ID (ISN)||111872|
|Convention or series no.
Institut national de recherche et de sécurité, eds.
||Bladder cancer and occupational hazards
||Cancers de la vessie et risques professionnels [in French]|
||EDP Sciences, 17 avenue du Hoggar, Parc d'activités de Courtabœuf, BP 112, 91944 Les Ulis Cedex A, France, 2009. 346p. Illus. Bibl.ref. Price: EUR 42.00.
||This publication provides a comprehensive review of the issue of bladder cancer in an occupational context, together with its prevention. Topics addressed include: epidemiology; description of the sectors of activity which involved exposures in recent years; main responsible substances; current situation with respect to exposures; description of the main preventive actions undertaken during recent years; elements aimed at helping occupational physicians recognize exposures and diagnose the disease; research activities underway in occupational health.
||carcinogens; occupation disease relation; occupational diseases; bladder tumour; risk factors
||occupational medicine; epidemiology; diagnosis; research
||E - Books, reports, proceedings
||Toxic and dangerous substances
Medicine, hygiene and first aid
|Broad subject area(s)
||Occupational medicine, epidemiology
||Cancer and carcinogens
Diseases of the kidney and the urinary system